A contest that every year reveals new artists.

Poster, Spanish Association of Painters and Sculptors, 2018/2018, From the collection of: Asociación Española de Pintores y Escultores
What is the Spanish Association of Painters and Sculptors (SAPS)?
The nonprofit association has been supporting artists and organizing exhibitions where they make them known since 1910. They also organize other types of events in which they seek to impulse artistic production in Spain.
Poster, Spanish Association of Painters and Sculptors, 2018/2018, From the collection of: Asociación Española de Pintores y Escultores
What is the Reina Sofía Prize for Painting and Sculpture?
It is a contest organized by the Spanish Association of Painters and Sculptors, held in Madrid and formed by a professional jury. It brings together multiple artists with a long career in the world of contemporary art, with pieces of excellent quality both pictorial and three-dimensional, which are interspersed in the rooms, providing the visitor with various tasks for visual and intellectual delight.
The jury, Spanish Association of Painters and Sculptors, 2018/2018, From the collection of: Asociación Española de Pintores y Escultores
The Jury
Members of the jury (from left to right and from top to bottom): Alejandro Aguilar Soria, painter, sculptor and multidisciplinary artist; Javier Sierra, journalist, writer and the winner of Premio Planeta 2017; Mª Dolores Barreda Pérez, General Secretary of the Spanish Association of Painters and Sculptors; José Gabriel Astudillo, President of the Spanish Association of Painters and Sculptors; Antonio Vargas, Google's Senior Policy Analyst; Javier Rubio Nomblot, art critic and curator; Evaristo Guerra, painter; Eduardo Naranjo, painter and Academician of the Royal Academy of Arts and Letters of Extremadura; Julio López, sculptor and Academician of the Royal Academy of Fine Arts of San Fernando; Antonio López, painter and Academician of the Royal Academy of Fine Arts of San Fernando; and Tomás Paredes, President of the Spanish Association of Art Critics.
Poster, Spanish Association of Painters and Sculptors, 2018/2018, From the collection of: Asociación Española de Pintores y Escultores
Inauguration of the exhibition of the 53 Reina Sofía Prize for Painting and Sculpture.
Poster, Spanish Association of Painters and Sculptors, 2018/2018, From the collection of: Asociación Española de Pintores y Escultores
Obra premiada y finalistas.
Naked, Pedro Quesada, 2018/2018, From the collection of: Asociación Española de Pintores y Escultores

Winning work of the 53 Reina Sofía Prize for Painting and Sculpture.

The swimmer II, Rodrigo Romero Pérez, 2018/2018, From the collection of: Asociación Española de Pintores y Escultores

Finalist of the 53 Reina Sofía Prize for Painting and Sculpture.

Adela, Julián Maroto, 2018/2018, From the collection of: Asociación Española de Pintores y Escultores

Finalist of the 53 Reina Sofía Prize for Painting and Sculpture.

Tides 03, Lin Calle Corral, 2018/2018, From the collection of: Asociación Española de Pintores y Escultores

Finalist of the 53 Reina Sofía Prize for Painting and Sculpture.

Laura, Leonor Solans, 2018/2018, From the collection of: Asociación Española de Pintores y Escultores

Finalist of the 53 Reina Sofía Prize for Painting and Sculpture.

Moncloa from the lighthouse, Agustín González Salvador, 2018/2018, From the collection of: Asociación Española de Pintores y Escultores

Finalist of the 53 Reina Sofía Prize for Painting and Sculpture.

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Thanks:

The Spanish Association of Painters and Sculptors wants to thank the collaboration of Google, recently named Honorary Member of the AEPE, for the development of this call.
We especially thank Esperanza Ibáñez for Antonio Vargas and Francisco Ruiz Antón, for their trust, support and unwavering faith in our entity; for his cordiality and predisposition towards the world of art and artists.

The AEPE, likewise, wants to show its recognition to those responsible for the Casa de Vacas Exhibition Hall, the District Board of Retirement and the Madrid City Council, for the facilities provided for the exhibition.

Special thanks to Javier Sierra, for his advice and help, and to Alejandro Aguilar Soria for designing the visual image of the event.

Special mention deserves the General Secretary of the AEPE, Mª Dolores Barreda Pérez, for her effort, enthusiasm and invaluable work to make this event possible.
Likewise, we want to express our gratitude to the members of the Jury and to all the participating artists, selected, finalists and awarded.

Design of the exhibition poster:
Alejandro Aguilar Soria

Curator:
Mª Dolores Barreda Pérez

Coordinates:
Itziar Zabalza Murillo

Collaborate:
Raquel Atanes Rodríguez
Steven Dai Pan
María Priego Sánchez
Marta Recio Alvaro
Vicente Patiño Berjas
Aline Patiño Zabaleta
Ariadne Irene Vaiopoulos del Amo

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Web: www.apintoresyescultores.es/en
Phone: 915 22 49 61
Email: administración@apintoresyescultores.es

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